Turkmenistan auctions over 450,000 tons of oil products

Oil&Gas Materials 7 September 2011 11:24

Turkmenistan, Ashgabat, Sept. 7 / Trend H.Hasanov /

Turkmenistan auctioned over 450,000 tons of oil products from the Turkmenbashi refinery, and refineries in the Saydi and Nayip gas-processing complex at the State Commodity and Raw Materials Exchange.

The country put as stock trades 20,000 tons of liquefied gas, about 80,000 tons of straight-run gasoline, about 100,000 tons of gasoline, over 130,000 tons of diesel fuel, 10,000 tons of kerosene, 100,000 tons of fuel oil, about 9,000 tons of polypropylene and 10,000 tons of furnace oil.

Last week at the auction of the national stock exchanges recorded 28 transactions.
Companies from the UK, Turkey, Romania, Afghanistan and other countries purchased gasoline, liquefied gas and hydrotreated diesel fuel.

The representatives from Azerbaijan, Great Britain, China, Russia, Switzerland and Liechtenstein are the traditional participants of the auction. Total amount of contracts, including on sale of oil products exceeds $65 million.

The Commodity Exchange is a principal organ of state regulation of export-import operations in Turkmenistan